Originally Posted by issybird
Yup. Because to state the obvious, those are the votes opposed to a hidden vote only. If it turns out that's the majority, it would be a travesty to ignore that.
Welcome to Canadian politics. We have a government with a majority of seats, but less than 40% of the popular vote. Does that really actually make sense? No, but that's how the vote works.
I don't care either way what it is outside of not really wanting it to switch every other month which is just a gigantic hassle for those running the contests.