A South Carolina Republican lawmaker is facing social media backlash after posting a misleading image of Democratic U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham on Facebook, but so far she’s not backing down or taking down the post.

The photo appears to show Cunningham is not holding his hand over his heart during Saturday’s commissioning of the USS Charleston.

“What’s wrong with this picture?” state Rep. Lin Bennett, R- Charleston, posted at 10:33 p.m. Sunday.

In the 48 hours that followed, more than 200 commenters would weigh in on her question and the image itself.



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