The president called Graham a publicity-seeker, and said the South Carolina Senator told disgusting lies about the administrations response to violence in Charlottesville. Most of those who have commented on Trump's defense of white supremacists have done so indirectly.
"We can't claim to be the party of Lincoln if we equivocate in condemning white supremacy", Flake tweeted Wednesday.
A woman identified as Heather Heyer was killed after she was struck by a vehicle driven into a crowd of people who were protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia.
He said "alt-left" groups also bore blame for violence at the event.
Also on Thursday, the Associated Press reports Trump bitingly decried the rising movement to pull down monuments to Confederate icons, declaring the nation is seeing "the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart".
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Sen. Todd Young, an Indiana Republican, tweeted, "This is simple: we must condemn and marginalize white supremacist groups, not encourage and embolden them". "He's toxic!" the president said. Kelli Ward, who announced she will challenge Flake next year.
Sen. Orrin Hatch, the longest now serving Republican senator, wrote, "We should never hesitate to call out hate".
The US President emphasised that both sides of the clashes contributed to the violence which happened in a white supremacists rally in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend.
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei joined the worldwide criticism of race-related violence in the United States on Wednesday with a mocking tweet.
Trump received widespread criticism for failing to specifically mention white supremacists in his initial remarks following the incident last Saturday.
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Shulkin says it's a "dishonour" to America's military veterans to allow Nazis and white supremacists to go unchallenged.
None of the statements directly mentioned the United States president or his statements on the neo-Nazi marches over the weekend.
Graham had harsh words for the president, releasing a statement Wednesday accusing him of taking "a step backward" with his comments.
US President Donald Trump has raised another huge controversy by saying there was "blame on both sides".
"Mr. President, like most I seek to move our nation, my state and our party forward - toward the light - not back to the darkness", he said according to Talking Points Memo.
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"The President has been clear on this tragedy and so have I", Pence said during an appearance alongside Chile's president.