News articles, memes, policymakers, legislators… Almost everybody is talking about it and using it. The emergence of AI-powered language models like ChatGPT continues to revolutionise various aspects of our lives. But what is its influence on the political landscape?
We have engaged with ChatGPT to explore in which quick and easy ways it can assist political actors. After several exchanges with the chatbot, we found that, provided you feed it relevant, verified information and data, and give detailed context, it can help political actors and staff in many day-to-day tasks. It can provide guidance and point in good directions, but an extensive exchange is usually necessary to achieve better results. Further use can be explored for political organisations with more resources and technical expertise.
This article delves into ten possible transformative uses of ChatGPT and its most accessible features in the political realm: