Rubio Takes Awkward Water Break At State Of The Union Speech (VIDEO)

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) appeared to be having some trouble delivering the GOP rebuttal to President Obama’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night, when he awkwardly reached for a sip of water midway through his speech. Watch below:

 

Rubio’s Twitter account immediately posted this after his speech:

 

Here’s a better look where that water bottle may have been placed, from a photo Rubio’s office released earlier today of the senator practicing his rebuttal:

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