Lawmakers to Address Security Delays at Newark Airport

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -
Seen though exhaust from aircraft on the ground, Air Force One with President Barack Obama aboard takes off from Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J., Sunday, May 15, 2016. Obama earlier delivered a commencement address at Rutgers University. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
 Air Force One with President Barack Obama aboard takes off from Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J., May 15. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Four New Jersey lawmakers plan to announce steps to address growing delays at security checkpoints at Newark Liberty International Airport.

Sens. Bob Menendez and Cory Booker and fellow Democratic Congressmen Albio Sires and Donald Payne on Monday will be joined by Transportation Security Administration officials at the airport on Monday.

Passengers have been complaining about long lines at the airport’s security checkpoints.