mnis_extra: A wrapper for 'mnis_additional' functions.

Description Usage Arguments Value See Also Examples

View source: R/mnis_extra.R

Description

It combines the various options of mnis_additional into one dataframe, and the default is similar to mnis_full_biog. Variable descriptions are taken from the mnis website: <http://data.parliament.uk/membersdataplatform/memberquery.aspx>.

Usage

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mnis_extra(ID, ref_dods = FALSE, addresses = TRUE,
  biography_entries = TRUE, committees = TRUE, constituencies = TRUE,
  elections_contested = TRUE, experiences = TRUE, government_posts = TRUE,
  honours = TRUE, house_memberships = TRUE, interests = TRUE,
  known_as = TRUE, maiden_speeches = TRUE, opposition_posts = TRUE,
  other_parliaments = TRUE, parliamentary_posts = TRUE, parties = TRUE,
  preferred_names = TRUE, staff = TRUE, statuses = TRUE, tidy = TRUE,
  tidy_style = "snake_case")

Arguments

ID

The ID number of the member. Defaults to NULL. If NULL, returns

ref_dods

Request based on the DODS membership ID scheme. Defaults to FALSE. If FALSE, requests data based on the default membership ID scheme.

addresses

Member address information (e.g. website, twitter, consituency address etc...). Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, address details are included in the tibble.

biography_entries

Member biographical information (e.g. countries of interest, policy expertise etc...) Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, biographical details are included in the tibble.

committees

Committees a Member sits or has sat on as well details on committee chairing. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, committee details are included in the tibble.

constituencies

constituencies a Member has represented. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, constituency details are included in the tibble.

elections_contested

Elections a Member has contested but not won. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, details of unsuccessful election contests are included in the tibble.

experiences

Non-parliamentary experience of a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, extra-parliamentary experience details are included in the tibble.

government_posts

Government posts a Member currently holds. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, government posts details are included in the tibble.

honours

Honours (e.g. MBE, OBE etc...) held by a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, honours details are included in the tibble.

house_memberships

House membership list of a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, house membership details are included in the tibble.

interests

Registered interests (financial) of a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, interest details are included in the tibble.

known_as

Details of names a Member has chosen to be known as instead of their full title (House of Lords members only). Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, known as details are included in the tibble.

maiden_speeches

Maiden speech dates for a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, maiden speech details are included in the tibble.

opposition_posts

Opposition posts a Member has held. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, opposition post details are included in the tibble.

other_parliaments

Other Parliaments that a Member has held a membership of. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, details of other parliaments are included in the tibble.

parliamentary_posts

Parliamentary posts a Member has held. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, parliamentary posts details are included in the tibble.

parties

Party affiliations of a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, address details are included in the tibble.

preferred_names

Full set of data about a Members' name (e.g. surname, forename, Honorary prefixes, full details of HoL title and rank etc...). Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, preferred names details are included in the tibble.

staff

The staff employed by a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, staff details are included in the tibble.

statuses

Status history (e.g. suspensions and disqualifications) for a Member. Defaults to TRUE. If TRUE, status details are included in the tibble.

tidy

Fix the variable names in the tibble to remove special characters and superfluous text, and converts the variable names to a consistent style. Defaults to TRUE.

tidy_style

The style to convert variable names to, if tidy=TRUE. Accepts one of "snake_case", "camelCase" and "period.case". Defaults to "snake_case"

Value

A tibble with the requested data on a given MP.

See Also

mnis_full_biog mnis_basic_details mnis_additional

Examples

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