October 20, 1997

Time cover

Hillary Rodham Clinton: Turning Fifty
By Karen Tumulty

The Public Eye: Mom's Way And My Way
By Margaret Carlson

The Real Partial-Birth War
By Sally. B. Donnelly

Forbes Gets His Calling
By John F. Dickerson

Kudos For A Crusader
By Ginia Bellafante

The White House Adrift
By James Carney