Fetch Hillary Rodham Clinton's Emails

Fetch and process Hillary Rodham Clinton's "personal" emails.

Fetch and process Hillary Rodham Clinton's personal emails.

You can install rodham from github with:

# install.packages("devtools")
# fetch emails
# build graph
edges <- edges_emails(emails)
g <- igraph::graph.data.frame(edges)
# plot 
# get email content
ext <- get_xpdf()
# get emails related to Benghazi released in December
emails_bengh <- get_emails(release = "Benghazi", extractor = ext)
files <- list.files(emails_bengh) # list files
content <- lapply(1:length(files), function(x){
    readLines(paste0(emails_bengh, "/", files[[x]]))

See vignette for more examples: devtools::build_vignettes()

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rodham 0.0.2

  • Added get_xpdf to download and unzip xpdf.
  • Added get_email to download actual email contents
  • Removed useless nodes_emails FUN
  • Added "how-to" vignette

rodham 0.0.1

  • Added a NEWS.md file to track changes to the package.

Reference manual

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0.1.1 by John Coene, 4 months ago


Report a bug at https://github.com/JohnCoene/rodham/issues

Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/rodham

Authors: John Coene [aut, cre]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports jsonlite, splitstackshape, plyr, stringr, tibble, methods, utils

Suggests testthat, covr, knitr, rmarkdown, igraph, lintr

See at CRAN