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Element Name: candidate
Description: The name of the candidate for an election (i.e., the Speaker election). Used only in the totals-by-candidate container.
DTD Content Model: (#PCDATA)
Name: unaccented-name
Description: A name of an individual repesented so that the accented characters are replaced with their unaccented counterparts (e.g., a-acute (รก) is represented as the letter a). The purpose of this attribute is to be compatible with search engines and legacy systems.
Value(s): CDATA
Default Value: #IMPLIED
Parent Elements:
  • totals-by-candidate