Topics in the Bundestag (Part 2)
In the first part of this series, we employed deep learning to classify all speech paragraphs of the current German parliament into 13 predefined topics. In this part, we will finally answer our initial question: Who talked about what (and when) in the 19th Bundestag?
German Plenary Proceedings as an NLP Testbed
With the 19th electoral term of the German federal parliament drawing to a close, it could be interesting to do some data analysis on what has been said there. In this post, we will download the relevant plenary proceedings and assemble them into a clean dataset.