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Questions relating to the government or the politics of the United States of America
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The act or process of choosing a person for a position, especially a public office, usually through a vote.
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Questions relating to the government and politics of the United Kingdom, including that of Scotland, Wales, England, and Northern Ireland.
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For questions on the European Union, a union of currently twenty-eight European countries, and how it relates to national governments and other international organs.
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Questions related to that of the President to whom is the leader of a country or a division or part of a country.
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The collection of binding customs or rules of a community prescribed, formally recognized or enforced by a community or controlling authority. When you use this tag, please consider if your question m…
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Questions relating to economic theory or economic policy of any country or the international community.
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the 45th president of the United States of America. Use for questions specific to Donald Trump or his policies. Use with the [united-states] tag.
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a framework for government, and serves as a set of founding principles for the entity.
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Questions usually involving the federal legislative body of the United States, but may be applicable to the appropriately named legislative body of any other country, eg. Mexico, Brazil, Peru, etc.
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To be used in relation to questions about the process in which a representative democracy elects its representatives. Not to be used for questions about how the votes are scored or counted, which are…
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Form of government; Literally "rule by the people".
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Questions relating to the relationships, agreements or interactions between countries. May also be used for questions relating to international organisations like the United Nations.
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For questions about or involving the Russian Federation, successor of the Soviet Union. Located in Eurasia, Russia is the largest country by land mass, and it operates as a semi-presidential republic.…
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For questions regarding the process by which a person attains the role of president over a governing body or country.
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the study of the concepts in politics. Use this tag for questions regarding political philosophy or scientific theories.
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Questions relating to political parties: groupings of individuals who act together to contest elections, and hold power in the government.
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For questions about the administration, governance and general exercise of authority over a politically organized territory or other political grouping.
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For questions regarding Britain's exit from the European Union, popularly termed 'brexit'. Use with the [united-kingdom] and [european-union] tags, depending on which parties your question refers to
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For questions on the relationships and relations between states and between nations, as relating to relevant law and statute.
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Taxation consists of mandatory payments from taxpayers to the state.
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For questions about armed conflict between different countries.
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Questions related to the government or politics of the People's Republic of China (PRC)
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Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of India.
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the international movement of people into a destination country of which they are not natives or where they do not possess citizenship
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For questions on The United Nations, an international organization whose stated aims are facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress, h…
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Questions related to that of a legislative, elected body of Government known as Parliament. Use this with a country tag if asking about a specific country's Parliament
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For questions about rule systems for gathering and counting votes. Not for questions about country-specific rules but for the theory and practice of voting systems. Examples include proportional-rep…
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a deliberative assembly, often the upper house or chamber of a bicameral legislature or parliament.
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Questions related to that of events related to terrorism, directly or indirectly.
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Questions relating to the government or the politics of Israel
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Questions related to that of the military of any country applicable. May include questions about the actions or inaction of the military or questions about the armed forces themselves or questions abo…
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The set of formal legal institutions that constitute a “government” or “state” including actual as well as prescribed political behaviours: not only the legal organization of the state but also the re…
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a deliberate system of principles to guide decisions and achieve rational outcomes.
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Questions related to the sociopolitical fundamentals of healthcare (i.e. access to healthcare in a given country) regarding the policies regulated and/or supplied by governments.
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the highest court in a country and isn't always called as such i.e. high court of austrailia for example. If the country has multiple supreme courts, specify which one in your que…