Newt's Influence Slips Away
Gingrich worked the phone hard to save his job, but no matter what the outcome of the vote for Speaker, his influence is already greatly diminished
The Charges Against Newt
The first three charges are now before the House Ethics Committee. The fourth has often been raised by Democrats
A Kinder, Gentler G.O.P?
The Revolution Goes Gooey
In Search Of The Real Bill Gates
He's the most famous businessman in the world. Reams have been written about how he dominated the revolution in personal computing and is now poised to turn Microsoft into a media and Internet behemoth.
1996 TIME Archives