West Virginia senate candidate uses fake photo of opponent shaking hands with ...

A Republican candidate for Congress has released an ad showing a photograph of his opponent manipulated to show him shaking hands with .

Rep. Evan Jenkins is running in a six-candidate primary for the Republican nomination to fight the U.S Senate seat in West Virginia.

A recent ad from Jenkins's campaign showed one of his Republican opponents, state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, smiling as he shook hands with Clinton.

In the advert put out by the Jenkins campaign, Patrick Morrisey is pictured shaking hands with Hillary Clinton 

In the advert put out by the Jenkins campaign, Patrick Morrisey is pictured shaking hands with  

But the image is a manipulated version of a photograph showing Morrisey shaking hands with Donald Trump 

But the image is a manipulated version of a photograph showing Morrisey shaking hands with Donald  

The advert also claims Morrisey refused to back Donald Trump against Hillary Clinton 

The advert also claims Morrisey refused to back Donald against  

But according to Factcheck.org, the picture is a manipulated version of a photograph that showed Morrisey in fact shaking hands with President Donald .

The ad's narrator starts by saying: 'Pat Morrisey betrayed Donald , scheming against read more from dailymail.....

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