Updates on Utah U.S. Senator Mitt Romney. The Republican Senator previously served as the 70th governor of Massachusetts from 2003 to 2007 and the unsuccessful Republican nominee for president in 2012. The former businessman originally sought the Republican nomination for president in 2008 but lost to the former Arizona U.S. Senator John McCain. Born March 12, 1947, he is the son of the former Michigan Governor George Romney.
Romney and 25 Republican senators sent a letter to Attorney General William Barr demanding an investigation into Planned Parenthood's application that resulted in $80 million from the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program.
Republican Senators Mitt Romney and Susan Collins offered two of the most direct challenges to the Trump administration and federal government's response to the coronavirus pandemic during a virtual hearing Tuesday.
"The Republicans stuck together, except Romney of course -- low life," he said. "Low life! Except Romney, they stuck together, and even him I got half a vote. I was thinking, because he did actually vote one part.," Trump said during his speech at CPAC.