Comment: No one, and I mean no one,

(See in situ)

In reply to comment: Rand would've been voting (see in situ)

No one, and I mean no one,

No one, and I mean no one, would interpreted a no vote (which COULD NOT) affect the outcome in that way. A no vote would have given Rand ample opportunity to increase public awareness of the dangers of the military-industrial complex and world policing.