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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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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 set of opinions or beliefs belonging to a group, political party or individual. Ideology may also refer to the political beliefs or ideas that characterize a particular culture. Capit…
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Questions relating to the government or politics of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)
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For questions relating to the government and politics of the Syrian Arab Republic
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Questions about political terminology, including established definitions and appropriate usage, and subjects directly related to it.
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The Republican Party (sometimes called Grand Old Party, or GOP) is a major political party of the United States. Use with the [united-states] tag.
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International mostly means something involving more than a single country.
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Questions about Federal Republic of Germany politics and policy.
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Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of Turkey
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Questions on the history of politics, political action and political debate, as well as historical political figures, heads of state etc. Also including any historical political actions and situations…
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an explosive device that derives its destructive force from splitting atoms. Because the long-lived nuclear material used is then spread into the surrounding area, it is considered…
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Questions relating to the government or politics of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
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An estimate of costs, revenues, and resources over a specified period, reflecting a reading of future financial conditions and goals
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A sampling or collection of opinions on a subject, taken from either a selected or a random group of persons
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Questions about religious influences on politics or political influences on religion. Consider using with religion-specific tags, including [islam], [judaism] or [christianity] where appropriate.
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For questions relating to the government and politics of Australia.
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Questions related to the politics of countries within Europe (i.e. comparing aspects of policy regarding various European countries).
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Questions about politics and policy of the French Republic.
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A scenario where government funding ends without a new budget in place to continue funding. Typically this ends all non-essential government services. This tool is used to try and force other parties …
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Questions related the political impact the media has (may it be an independent media outlet, or the mainstream media), or the general consensus the media has on a political topic.
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Questions on Communist theory and the politics of Communist states
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For questions about the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
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A country's foreign policy, consists of self-interest strategies chosen by the state to safeguard its national interests and to achieve goals within its international relations milieu.
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Questions related to the government or politics of Canada.
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Questions related to the process of working in an organized and active way towards a goal from a political standpoint (an example could be a politician campaigning to run for office).
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Questions about the processes to create laws in different jurisdictions.
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Public elections to decide which candidate represents a party at the main election
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Questions related to a right or rights which is believed to belong to every person in the particular context of the question.
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For questions about the influence of geographic variables on politics. Such variables include climate, topography, demography, and natural resources.
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not elected directly by popular vote, but by electors chosen by each state, which can sometimes produce a different outcome from the popular vote. Use with the […
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Questions related to any laws enacted by any of the 50 states in the United States. Use the [united-states] tag alongside this.
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Questions related to a general vote by the electorate on a single political question which has been referred to them for a direct decision. This tag should be used alongside the country when for a sp…
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the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge and skills.
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Questions related to the government or politics regarding the State of Palestine.
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Questions related to the accruement of debt, may it be a nation, organization or person in a political landscape. Use this tag alongside the relevant tag in the context of the question i.e. a country …
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Questions relating to the government or politics of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)