UPDATE PDC: Connelly’s campaign Facebook page falsely implies Franklin’s endorsement, but probably isn’t illegal
UPDATE: 10:30 a.m. July 9, 2012
Jack Connelly said this morning the posting of Rosa Franklin‘s photograph on his campaign Facebook page never meant to imply that the former senator was endorsing him.
“I never even saw the picture,” Connelly said. ”A volunteer did that (posted it), and just feels awful about it. But there was no intent to imply an endorsement by Rosa Franklin. To be honest we never thought about it, it was just something that happened at a campaign event.”
Still, Connelly said his campaign has taken the photo down out of respect to Franklin.
“The primary reason I …