WASHINGTON -- Showing his traditional independence, Rep. Henry B. Gonzalez told the House leadership last week he plans to conduct Whitewater hearings on his own terms.

In a letter to Speaker Thomas S. Foley released Monday, the banking committee chairman pointedly noted that he had not been consulted about the scope of the hearing and said some areas of inquiry not mentioned by the House leader should be investigated.

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