The first two months in office for Trump and Obama have differed greatly. Obama increased debt by $400 billion in this time and Trump reduces debt by $100 billion. That's a difference of half a trillion dollars! In just two months, Trump has reduced the national debt by 0.5%. When given the time needed to get his policies into place and get things moving, President Trump will take a real shot at balancing the budget.
Trump Reduces Debt by $100 Billion
Now let's look at the other side of the coin.
It is easy to see that the direction of these two administrations started off in very different directions.