David Goldfarb wrote:
afafard is completely correct. I want to add the further note that the mission leader does get to draw a speech token if any are left. When I was first taught the game, I was told that a failed mission does not draw one, and that would certainly be thematic: but when I read the rulebook I could not find anything saying so.
Absolutely correct. Why wouldn't he get one? Wouldn't he have learned from experience, good or bad?