"Given the Taliban's sordid history and ongoing violence, it strains credulity to believe it can be a partner for peace," a top House Republican wrote in an op-ed.
"I believe this is about ideology. This is about socialism vs. freedom," said House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, a Republican.
"Whether it's a Green New Deal or Democratic takeover of healthcare, those all come with a huge cost and that cost is loss of freedom," Cheney says.
"Its completely inappropriate, it's reckless, it's irresponsible, it's misinformed, and it's flat out wrong," ICE executive director Mark Morgan said.
"But if Liz Cheney is really interested in accountability for serious malfeasance what her daddy did is a war crime and a violation of the Convention Against Torture," Retired Air Force Colonel Morris Davis said.
Republican Rep. Duncan S. Hunter (CA) defended embattled Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher, who has been charged with several war crimes, at a border event in Ramona, California, on Saturday.
"Your deep seeded hate and Islamophobia might be a tool to rally your base, but won't get rid [of] your colleagues. You just have to deal," Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar tweeted on Monday.
Polls suggest that progressive policies such as the Green New Deal and Medicare-for-all are actually in line with what the majority of American citizens want their elected lawmakers to support.
King's comments "should have no place in our national discourse," Republican Representative Liz Cheney noted.
In their new book, "Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America," Dick and Liz Cheney say President Obama is what's wrong with the world.