Will They Pay?

No question about Whitewater hit such a raw nerve at the White House as whether the Clintons might have underpaid their federal income taxes. Asked about it by TIME last month, presidential adviser Bruce Lindsey angrily brandished folders of documents (which he refused to show) that he insisted proved all the deductions they took related to Whitewater were legitimate.

But now, following a hint first dropped by Hillary Rodham Clinton in an interview with TIME, White House sources are beginning to acknowledge that, well, er, maybe there were some errors. Mrs. Clinton told columnist Mary McGrory that she and her husband...

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