nd was agreed to — yeas, twenty-nine; nays, ten. Mr. Howe moved to strike out the ninth section making a deduction in salaries of ten per cent during the war — yeas, two; nays, thirty-six.
Yeas--Messrs. Howe and McDougall-two.
Nays--Messrs. Anthony, Browning, Chandler, Clark, Collamer, Cowan, Davis, Dixon, Doolittle, Fessenden, Foot, Foster, Harlan, Harris, Henderson, Johnson, King, Lane of Indiana, Latham, Morrill, Nesmith, Pomeroy, Powell, Rice, Saulsbury, Sherman, Sumner, Ten Eyck, Thomson, Trumbull, Wade, Wilkinson, Willey, Wilmot, Wilson of Massachusetts, and Wilson of Missouri--thirty-six.
On the fourteenth, the Senate resumed the consideration of the bill.
Mr. Wilson moved to amend by adding as a new section: That the number of paymasters of the volunteer forces of the United States shall be reduced so as not to exceed one hundred and twenty-five; and the amendment was agreed to. Mr. Wilson moved to amend by adding as a new section: That quarters and fuel shall be fur