Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpFormer GOP officials criticize Trump’s NATO approach Trump returns to White House after first trip abroad White House: Trump trip left no doubt 'who America’s friends are' MORE joked Thursday that the election should be cancelled — and the presidency given to him.

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“What a difference this is,” he said. “I’m just thinking to myself right now — we should just cancel the election and just give it to Trump, right? Why are we even having it?"

“Her policies are so bad,” he added. “Boy, do we have a big difference.”

The real estate mogul’s chances of winning in November have plummeted over the past several weeks.

According to RealClearPolitics, Trump is trailing Clinton by an average of nearly 6 points nationally in recent polls. He is also behind by varying degrees in most battleground states.