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of pay from four dollars per month to two dollars per month. He declared his willingness to increase the pay, but did not see where the money was to come from; he was alarmed at the expenses of the Government, which were one and a quarter millions per day. The amendment was rejected — yeas, thirty-two; nays, sixty six. Mr. Stevens then moved to amend by adding as a new section, That the provisions of the act entitled An act for the relief of the Ohio and other volunteers, approved July twenty-sixth, 1861, be, and the same are hereby, extended to all volunteers mustered into the service of the United States, whether for two or three years or for and during the war. Mr. Stevens explained that the amendment was intended to correct the mistake made in using the words militia, instead of volunteers. The amendment was agreed to. Mr. Vallandigham moved to strike out the second section, That all the acts, proclamations, and orders of the President of the United States, after the fourth of