Trump after hearing Romney is in self-quarantine: 'Gee, that's too bad'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpMilitary personnel to handle coronavirus patients at facilities in NYC, New Orleans and Dallas Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort has total of 20 patients: report Fauci says that all states should have stay-at-home orders MORE said Sunday it's "too bad" that Sen. Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyPoll: More Republican voters think party is more united than Democratic voters Granting cash payments is a conservative principle 7 things to know about the coronavirus stimulus package MORE (R-Utah) is in isolation due to exposure to a fellow Senate Republican who tested positive for the coronavirus. 

"Romney's in isolation?" Trump said during the daily White House briefing after being asked about the senators in isolation. 

"Gee, that's too bad," the president added. 

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Asked if there was any sarcasm in his remarks, Trump said, "None whatsoever." 

Romney said Sunday he would self-quarantine after Sen. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulGeorgia governor says he didn't know asymptomatic people could spread coronavirus McConnell: Impeachment distracted government from coronavirus threat Warren knocks McConnell for forcing in-person Senate vote amid coronavirus pandemic MORE (R-Ky.) announced he had tested positive for COVID-19. 

Trump and Romney have clashed on numerous occasions.

Trump has criticized Romney repeatedly in recent months after the Utah senator was the only Senate Republican to break from his party and vote with Democrats to convict Trump on a charge of abuse of power following Trump's Senate impeachment trial. 

Paul is the first senator to announce he tested positive for COVID-19. 

Trump told reporters it's "been a long time" since he had in-person contact with Paul. 

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Romney and Sen. Mike LeeMichael (Mike) Shumway LeeJustice IG pours fuel on looming fight over FISA court Senator Tom Coburn's government oversight legacy Trump on Romney's negative coronavirus test: 'I am so happy I can barely speak' MORE (R-Utah) said they would self-quarantine due to exposure to Paul. 

Sens. Cory GardnerCory Scott GardnerRomney says he tested negative for coronavirus, will remain in quarantine Senate GOP super PAC books more than million in fall ads The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Airbnb - Markets expected to plunge amid partisan squabbling MORE (R-Colo.) and Rick Scott (R-Fla.) also self-quarantined after contact with individuals who tested positive. 

Trump said he would support allowing members of Congress to vote remotely on a temporary basis. 

"They're telling me there's a reason constitutionally, and there may be, but I would be totally in favor of it on a temporary basis," Trump said.