SPONSORED:

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

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHillary Clinton responds to Chrissy Teigen tweet: 'I love you back' Police called after Florida moms refuse to wear face masks at school board meeting about mask policy Supreme Court rejects Trump effort to shorten North Carolina mail-ballot deadline MORE said Sunday it's "too bad" that Sen. Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyThe spectre of pension failures haunts this election The Memo: Five reasons why Trump could upset the odds Will anyone from the left realize why Trump won — again? 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. 

ADVERTISEMENT

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 PaulTrump says ex-staffer who penned 'Anonymous' op-ed should be 'prosecuted' CIA impeachment whistleblower forced to live under surveillance due to threats: report Rand Paul rips 'leftwing media' for focusing on COVID-19 cases: 'Mortality rates are plummeting' 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. 

ADVERTISEMENT

Romney and Sen. Mike LeeMichael (Mike) Shumway LeeTrump says ex-staffer who penned 'Anonymous' op-ed should be 'prosecuted' White House to host swearing-in event for Barrett on Monday night Pence adviser Marty Obst tests positive for COVID-19 MORE (R-Utah) said they would self-quarantine due to exposure to Paul. 

Sens. Cory GardnerCory Scott GardnerDemocrats brace for nail-biting finish to Senate battle Trump expressed doubt to donors GOP can hold Senate: report The Hill's Campaign Report: 2020 spending wars | Biden looks to clean up oil comments | Debate ratings are in 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.