STEVE FORBES: THE RELUCTANT WARRIOR

FREE-SPENDING MILLIONAIRE STEVE FORBES IS RISING IN THE POLLS, BUT IS HE REALLY PLAYING TO WIN?

A candidate knows he's hot when he finds himself in his rivals' cross hairs, and that's exactly what happened during last Saturday's Iowa debate, when nine of the 14 candidate-on-candidate swipes were directed at Steve Forbes. But now that he has won the battle to be taken seriously, will Forbes display the killer instinct required to finish the job?

In the crucial, early battlegrounds of Iowa and New Hampshire, Forbes still trails Bob Dole by a wide margin, but he leads the other G.O.P. candidates nationally and is actually ahead of Dole in Arizona, where 39 delegates are up for grabs...

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