Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyTrump-backed bills on election audits, illegal voting penalties expected to die in Texas legislature The Memo: Conservatives change their tune on big government Defense & National Security — Military starts giving guidance on COVID-19 vaccine refusals MORE was treated over the summer for prostate cancer, according to multiple reports.
A source close to Romney said that the former GOP presidential nominee was treated surgically over the summer at a hospital in California, according to CNN.
"His prognosis is good; he was successfully treated," the source said.
Sen. Orrin HatchOrrin Grant HatchLobbying world Congress, stop holding 'Dreamers' hostage Drug prices are declining amid inflation fears MORE (R-Utah) announced earlier this month that he would retire at the end of his current term, leaving an opening for a potential Romney Senate run.
There has been speculation recently that Romney count mount a Senate bid in Utah.
Hatch said last week that Romney would have his support if he runs for Senate.
Trump last week spoke over the phone with Romney — who has been a vocal critic of Trump in the past.
In the call, Trump wished Romney luck in his future endeavors.