A report last week alleged that Utah Republican Sen. Mitt Romney has been asked by the presumptive President-elect Joe Biden to lead the Department of Health and Human Services.
Romney was asked about that on Tuesday and shot down the possibility that he accepts a position in Biden’s Cabinet.
Romney, speaking on a Zoom call with reporters, said he had not been approached by Biden’s team for a Cabinet post and would not accept a position.
“The answer is no I have not been approached, nor will I be approached, and I’m not going to be part of the Biden administration,” Romney said during a call with reporters.
“I’ll be serving this term and who knows maybe even another one representing our great state,” he added.
Romney was elected to the Senate in 2018 and will be up for re-election in 2024.
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