NOTE: You can ignore this if you're not a Gentoo developer.
If you have the impression your vote doesn't matter - think again: With most selections there are candidates that you do not want to win. So in case you don't have positive preferences choose anybody else. That decreases the chance of the others. Simple thing, probably not applied enough.
ssh dev.gentoo.org votify --new council200912 nano -w ~/.ballot-council200912 # re-order candidates votify --verify council200912 votify --submit council200912