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SALT LAKE CITY – Sen Mitt Romney suffered a fall over the weekend that left him unconscious and left him with stitches and bruises on his face

“I’m better,” the Utah Republican told reporters in Washington, DC on Monday He said he fell while visiting his grandchildren in Boston, but that ‘he didn’t say what he was doing He wasn’t admitted to the hospital overnight

Romney said he received “a lot of stitches” to his eyebrow and eyelid. He also has bruises around his eyes

Sen @MittRomney has a black eye and stitches, says he had a fall while visiting his son in Boston, “I had a fall, I passed out but I’m better “Joked:” I went to CPAC, it was a problem “PhotoTwittercom / 6P1QWrjr9O

When asked by reporters what first happened to him, Romney joked about the Conservative Political Action Conference, where former President Donald Trump called him

The senator did not attend the group’s annual conference last weekend In 2020, the group’s leader unsubscribed him from the annual rally after voting to include additional witnesses in the country’s first impeachment trial. Trump Senate

“‘Extreme Conservative’ and Junior Senator from the great state of Utah, Sen Mitt Romney is officially NOT invited to CPAC2020,” CPAC President Matt Schlapp tweeted last year

At this year’s conference, Trump ridiculed Senate Republicans who voted to convict him for instigating an insurgency at the US Capitol on January 6, his second impeachment trial He said was they spent the same energy attacking Democrats as he did, they would succeed

“Democrats don’t have forums like Mitt Romney, ‘Little’ Ben Sasse, Richard Burr, Bill Cassidy, Susan Collins, Lisa Murkowski, Pat Toomey,” Trump said at the conference, drawing boos from the crowd

Former Utah Republican Jason Chaffetz, who acted as the primary backup for Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign, also shot the senator in a joke on his secret old Twitter account, which Romney was using under the name of Pierre Delecto

“My name is Jason Chaffetz, I’m from Utah and I’m not Mitt Romney,” Chaffetz said during a speech at CPAC “If you’re looking for Pierre Delecto you have to go down the hall, go left, then continue left until, well, keep going left This is where you’ll find it “

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Source: https://www.deseret.com/utah/2021/3/1/22308731/mitt-romney-black-eye-fall-unconscious-stitches-bruises-conservative-politcal-action-donald-trump