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Python Tutorial: Checking the Party membership of a twitter account.
# Method will return the party of the list member by analyzing
# twitter account attributes. If party cannot be detected the
# account column have an entry "unknown"
def check_for_party(self, account_list):
party_column = []
party_abbreviations = ["FDP", "CVP", "SP", "SVP", "EVP", "BDP"]
for account in account_list:
party = "unknown"
for abbr in party_abbreviations:
if abbr in account.description:
found = True
party = abbr
return party_column
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