The following are examples of uses of IT in Politics and Government. The HL ITGS Class (2007-2009) are working on this area of impact. Links to work and additonal/similar examples are given in the table.

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Similar Activity
Politics process:voting and elections, lobbying, open government and free movement of information
Super Tuesday activity
Legislation: policy development, enactment, enforcement and analysis

Police: DNA data collection, video surveillance

Rebel and terrorist use of IT

Military: cyberwarfare, smart weapons development, espionage
Government administration: record keeping, tax collection, policy implementation