Mitt Romney Was Treated for Prostate Cancer Last Summer

Former Massachusetts Governor and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney was treated for prostate cancer this summer, NBC News confirmed Monday. Romney reportedly received surgical treatment from a doctor at UC Irvine Hospital in California. “His prognosis is good; he was successfully treated,” a source close to Romney told CNN’s Jake Tapper. Romney is rumored to be considering a run for Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch’s seat when the long-time senator exits the Utah seat at the end of 2018.