A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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Questions relating to the government or the politics of the United States of America
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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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The act or process of choosing a person for a position, especially a public office, usually through a vote.
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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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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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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 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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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 the politics of economic theory or economic policy of any country or the international community. General economic questions can be asked on Economics.SE https://economics.stacke…
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typically the legislative of body of a country, but without the executive powers of a parliament or president. Use with a relevant country 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 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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To be used in relation to questions about the process in which a representative democracy elects its representatives, including how they are physically counted. Not to be used for questions about how…
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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 democracy, a system of government in many countries involving citizens voting, as opposed to dictatorships and other forms of government such as republicanism, where the people onl…
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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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Questions relating to political parties: groupings of individuals who act together to contest elections, and hold power in the government.
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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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For questions on the relationships and relations between states and between nations, as relating to relevant law and statute.
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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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Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of India.
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Taxation consists of mandatory payments from taxpayers to the state.
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Questions related to the government or politics of the People's Republic of China (PRC)
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For questions about armed or cyber conflicts between different countries, or civil conflicts within countries, or conflicts between sects, non-government actors, such as terrorist groups.
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a deliberative assembly, often the upper house or chamber of a bicameral legislature or parliament.
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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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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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Questions related to the military. This may include questions about the actions or inaction of the military, the armed forces themselves or government action related to the military.
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Questions relating to international trade between nations; this includes policies effecting trade like tariffs and quotas and treaties or organizations regulating and promoting such trade
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For questions about rule systems for scoring votes. Not for questions about country-specific rules or practices but for the theory and practice of voting systems. Examples include proportional-repre…
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Questions related to that of events related to terrorism, directly or indirectly.
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International mostly means something involving more than a single country.
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Questions relating to the government or the politics of the State of Israel.
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Questions related to a legislative body formally bringing charges against a high-level government official. This usually starts a process that can end in removal from office.
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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.