"It was just completely alarming to me to watch this transformation," John Bridgeland said of the New York congresswoman.
Other media figures and politicians have also condemned the GOP's rhetoric in recent weeks including GOP Representative Adam Kinzinger.
Matt Castelli, a Democrat running to unseat Stefanik, told Newsweek she "legitimised the kind of extremist rhetoric that allows violent extremism to thrive,"
The third-ranking House Republican has come under fire following Saturday's deadly mass shooting in her home state of New York.
The Florida congressman is among a number of Republicans who have been criticized for supporting the conspiracy theory in the wake of the Buffalo shooting.
The Republican congressman tweeted Sunday for the replacement of GOP House leaders in the wake of the Buffalo, New York, mass shooting that killed 10 people.
The gunman reportedly wrote a manifesto that repeatedly cited the racist "Great Replacement" conspiracy theory that claims white Americans are being replaced by people of color.
"America, you deserve better than this," the anti-Trump Republican lawmaker said Friday.
The president's recently created bureau has been compared to a department from George Orwell's dystopian classic "1984."
The Fox News host has attacked McCarthy after he called for Trump-supporting GOP lawmakers to have their Twitter taken away after January 6.
The former governor's spokesperson told Newsweek that advertisements have been produced, but a decision about what will run has not yet been made.
The former president called the Wyoming Representative a "RINO" and a "warmonger" in a statement on Friday.
New York's redistricting process is being watched nationwide because it is one of the few states where Democrats can offset Republican gains.
Some Republicans condemned Donald Trump and his movement, while others attacked Biden and Democrats for focusing attention on last year's Capitol riot.
Representative Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) argued that the successful seizure of the highly addictive and deadly opioid was an example of "Biden's Border Crisis."
The New York representative hit back at criticism of her appearance on the platform.
"She couches the hate in alarmist, anti-immigrant rhetoric that's become standard fare for the party of Donald Trump," the Times Union editorial said.
"I have long supported a smart, strategic, and well-thought-out withdrawal, but what we are witnessing is anything but," said Representative Kat Cammack.
"New Yorkers deserve answers and accountability," the New York Republican said.
"That's obviously extreme craziness, but at the same time, if the whole point of the Second Amendment is to stand up to the government, if the government has nukes how can you stand up to that with a musket," Lonny Koons clarified.
Matt Putorti announced his candidacy against Rep. Elise Stefanik last week; the openly gay candidate announced his run during Pride month.
The former president touted the New York Republican for being "incredible and loyal" during the fundraiser at his New Jersey golf course.
The former president praised Stefanik at a fundraiser at his golf club in New Jersey on Wednesday night.
"Some people have no shame," said the president, about GOP lawmakers who voted against the pandemic relief bill but are now "bragging" about it to their constituents
"You have to have respect for Nancy Pelosi, in that she never allows attacks on her own, and she defends them even when they sleep with Chinese spies, when they attack Israel, when they stand with Hamas terrorism," Greene said.
Farah said the GOP's "complete loyalty" to Trump is "fundamentally un-conservative," "strategically unwise" and "also morally reprehensible."
Stefanik said she agreed with the former president's agenda for the country and claimed the U.S. was facing 'multiple crises'
"We're all united.... The Democratic Party is destroying America," the Texas Republican told reporters.
"The House GOP is united and the Make America Great Again movement is Strong," the former president said.
"House Republicans are united in our focus to fight on behalf of the American people to save our country from the radical Socialist Democrat agenda of President Biden and Nancy Pelosi," Stefanik said after Friday's vote.