Hillary Clinton: Yes, We Made Lots of Mistakes

Clearing the air with Hillary Rodham Clinton

The First Lady met for 30 minutes last Saturday with Ann Blackman and Nina Burleigh to discuss Whitewater and its effect on herself and her family. Excerpts:

TIME: As a private citizen, under a potential legal cloud, you have an interest in not disclosing information. But as the First Lady, you have a responsibility to be candid about Whitewater. Which comes first?

Clinton: We have been candid. We have been candid all the way through this. We made an investment decision that lost money. We did the best we could, always, to be as straightforward on this as we could, based...

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