A new general takes on the foreign service fight

Tim Hodges, head of the diplomats' union, expects an upcoming benefits and contract battle.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
The Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers's new president, Tim Hodges.
Laura Beaulne-Stuebing
Published: Wednesday, 08/20/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 08/27/2014 10:34 am EDT

After one of the most public battles the Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers has seen, the incoming head of the diplomats' union is suiting up for potential new fights with the Harper government over contract negotiations and a benefits review.

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