Breitbart | Adam Shaw
Failed 2012 Republican presidential
candidate Mitt Romney offered lukewarm praise for President Trump over
the weekend at his annual E2 summit — an appearance that included some
rumblings of possibly yet another run for office from the former
The annual summit in Utah, attracting
wealthy Romney donors, political elites and business leaders, saw
Romney declare that he and Trump are “not as far apart as I feared early
on,” according to Utah’s KUER radio.
He reportedly pointed to Trump’s
appointment of Justice Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court and Trump’s
pro-business economic policies as areas where the two agree. He also
agreed with Trump’s approach to NATO. Romney had been widely rumored to
be in contention for the position of Secretary of State — but Trump
eventually went with Rex Tillerson.