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Which of the following was the main reason conservatives criticized President Johnson's Great Society?

A

It was funded through deficit spending since Congress had passed a hefty tax cut in 1964.

B

It was funded by cutting spending on the escalating war in Vietnam.

C

The President refused to compromise with the Republican-dominated Congress at the time.

D

They believed that the Federal government should not be funding programs dealing with state and local problems.

E

They had resented the President's forceful political tactics earlier in his career as Senate Majority Leader and Vice President.

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