Boehner, McConnell Play ‘Dead or Alive’ with Obama's SOTU Proposals

Spoiler: Most of the ideas are dead.

US President Barack Obama (C) speaks alongside Speaker of the House John Boehner (L), Republican of Ohio, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R), Republican of Kentucky, prior to a meeting of the bipartisan, bicameral leadership of Congress in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, DC, January 13, 2015. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

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In a 60 Minutes interview scheduled to air on Sunday, House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell were asked by CBS's Scott Pelley to grade the viability of four policy proposals President Barack Obama raised in this week's State of the Union address: taxes on the rich, free community college, a higher federal minimum wage, and a tripled child care tax credit. 

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