The website for the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) appeared to have mistakenly posted a photo of Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) in a biography for conservative activist Dr. Ben Carson, both of whom are scheduled to be speakers at the event this week.
A screengrab of the mixup tweeted by Washington Post reporter Ben Terris on Wednesday morning showed that, at least on the CPAC mobile site, Carson’s entry displayed Scott’s portrait.
— Ben Terris (@bterris) February 25, 2015
By shortly after 9 a.m. ET on Wednesday, when TPM reviewed the website, the error appeared to have been corrected:
CPAC did not immediately respond to a request for comment from TPM on Wednesday morning.
Scott replied, with some fun, to Terris’s tweet a few hours later on Wednesday:
— Tim Scott (@SenatorTimScott) February 25, 2015
Later that day, CPAC told TPM that the image in question was a photoshop.
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