Miller began making life difficult for Afghans who worked with the United States as a Senate staffer, even prior to Trump’s election.

The legislation would scrap a requirement that Afghans applying for Special Immigrant Visas undergo a medical examination in the country, allowing them to do so after entering the United States.

Afghans who worked with Americans have said they fear for their lives after President Biden announced the withdrawal of U.S. troops by September.

With President Biden planning to withdraw troops from Afghanistan by September, a bipartisan coalition in Congress is rushing to bring Afghans facing retribution to the United States.