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Politician

A politician is an individual involved in politics.

In Western democracies, the term is generally restricted to those either holding or seeking elected office for themselves, rather than specialists employed by such people. Such a distinction is less clear in non-democratic forms of government.

Some examples of famous politicians, or people with an important political work:



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