2014: Obamacare helps cost Democrats the Senate. House stays Republican. President’s approval rating falls below 35%.
2013: Both Boehner and Obama have popularity ratings <45%. End of Saturday mail delivery from the U.S. Postal Service is announced.
At Dec. 31, 2013: Boehner and Obama well below 45%. Stoppage of Saturday delivery was announced on 2/6/13. (Congress then mandated its continuation in 3/13 stop gap budget agreement.)
2013 score: 10/10