Using taxpayer money to fund a commission based on an insane Trump conspiracy theory has never been a good use of resources to begin with.
He can claim he would have campaigned differently if there were no electoral college but then so would have Hillary Clinton.
Clinton's growing lead over Trump is giving oxygen to longshot efforts to pressure the electoral college to choose Clinton as the next president.
Four years ago, Trump called the electoral college a "disaster." Today, he thinks it's "genius."