Iranian nuclear negotiations and the 2016 campaign also shared the spotlight.
"It is not what Islam is about," Kareem Abdul-Jabbar said.
"I think it's harmful to the U.S.-Israel relationship," Rep. Adam Schiff said.
McDonough pointed to efforts to "put the middle class first."
"Our policies on this are pretty well set," McDonough told "Fox News Sunday."
McDonough said the U.S. cannot be an "occupying force" in places like Yemen or Syria.
The case is being prosecuted by attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch.
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Rep. Todd Young uses the Patriots to poke at the White House.