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.
Many people use social media for political purposes. Questions here should focus on the political aspects of social media usage, and not broader usage questions.
The retirement and disability program of the United States of America. May be used for similar programs in other countries. Not for use with questions unrelated to retirement or disability that migh…
Questions relating to government support which enables people to have a basic standard of living. Social Security programs would fall into this category
A group of people sharing common culture, interests, and/or institutions. The group shares common geographic or social territory, and its members communicate with each other.
Questions relating to the government or the politics of the Solomon Islands, a sovereign country consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania.
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Federal Republic of Somalia
Questions about the Republic of Somaliland, an unrecognized sovereign state internationally considered to be part of Somalia.
Questions related to a system where decision makers are randomly selected from a pool of all eligible candidates (such as jury selection)
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of South Africa.
These questions are primarily about, or refer to the countries of: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela, a part of France (Fr…
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Republic of Korea (ROK), or South Korea in short.
The authority of a state to govern itself or another state. Most often used to refer to other states attempting to limit the actions of another state.
The Union of Soviet Socialists Republic (USSR), was more commonly known as the Soviet Union worldwide. Best known for being a Communist state, it played a large role in world affairs in the intervenin…
Questions about the political aspect of outer space.
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Kingdom of Spain.
Questions related to the position of Speaker, typically the person who is the presiding officer or chair of a legislative body. Do not use this for people who are merely making speeches.
Questions about the rights and obligations of special prosecutors investigating political officials. Use with the relevant country tag.
For questions asking for details about a specific piece of legislation. For example, questions about how the bill was amended and passed or who voted for or against it. Do not use for general question…
Questions relating to the government or politics of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
The United States Department of State, commonly referred to as the State Department, is a federal executive department responsible for carrying out U.S. foreign policy and international relations. Use…
Questions about the status of being an independent country or sub-national unit. If discussing a sub-national unit, the relevant country-specific tag should also be used.
Questions relating to legislatures of a constituent political entity that is part of a sovereign state. For example, questions about the Vermont General Assembly in the US, or the Parliament of Queens…
Questions about the use of exceptional powers (such as the revocation of habeas corpus) by governments to preserve their citizens' safety and security.
For questions about data with a relation to politics. Related tags: [reference-request], [data-sources] & [voting-records]. For general statistics questions, please see our sister site Cross Validated…
Questions about Steve Bannon, former advisor to the 45th President of the US, Donald Trump.
Payments made by government to individuals to "stimulate" the economy during an economic downturn. Use with country tag.
Strategic ambiguity is a government policy in international relations in which certain aspects are left vague on purpose.