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

President TrumpDonald TrumpBiden prepares to confront Putin Biden aims to bolster troubled Turkey ties in first Erdoğan meeting Senate investigation of insurrection falls short MORE said Sunday it's "too bad" that Sen. Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyPelosi: 'No intention' of abandoning Democrats' infrastructure goals What the Democrats should be doing to reach true bipartisanship Eugene Goodman to throw out first pitch at Nationals game 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 PaulFauci to Chelsea Clinton: The 'phenomenal amount of hostility' I face is 'astounding' GOP's attacks on Fauci at center of pandemic message Fox host claims Fauci lied to Congress, calls for prosecution 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 LeeGOP senators press Justice Department to compare protest arrests to Capitol riot Matt Stoller says cheerleading industry shows why antitrust laws are 'insufficient' Senate chaos: Johnson delays exit as votes pushed to Friday MORE (R-Utah) said they would self-quarantine due to exposure to Paul. 

Sens. Cory GardnerCory GardnerBiden administration reverses Trump changes it says 'undermined' conservation program Gardner to lead new GOP super PAC ahead of midterms OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Court rules against fast-track of Trump EPA's 'secret science' rule | Bureau of Land Management exodus: Agency lost 87 percent of staff in Trump HQ relocation | GM commits to electric light duty fleet by 2035 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.