Can help you to get into politics more, giving you a chance to share your ideas. Cons: Limited actual 'gaming'. After doing the basics of training and working the forums are the only real other thing to do.
You can easily spend just 5 minutes everyday on this game, or you can spend an hour, it is up to you. If you love politics, you will love this game. Cons: There are server issues about once a month, but that is about it.