Trending: Viral video of lawmaker

Florida Rep. Joe Garcia

A congressman is defending himself after a moment, that's turning some stomachs, is caught on camera.

The video shows U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia picking his ear and then putting his finger in his mouth live on C-Span.

The Florida Democrat was at a house meeting. The video went viral and he took to Twitter.

Garcia tweeted out: "My mom always told me to keep my fingers out of my mouth, and now I know why."