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18490102-milwaukeesentinel - Sentinel an K.IJ, Ktlltvr. TUESDAY-MOBHl.m JAN....
Sentinel an K.IJ, Ktlltvr. TUESDAY-MOBHl.m JAN. 9, 1*4 9. CottuBK-iSioxAi. Mii.EAtir.--lltu publti-ntion iii the Now YoikTiilmne, oflti" maw nevei'iilly crivctl bj Si-n:iluru ftiul lU-pn'-wntutivu* at t last session, »i "mileage," and tho wide cy, in mum-ions in'tancc*, between the J"" 1 "^ '., m l out oi us (.hr.iged unil the diotflnccs actually « ln d occasional no little tnlk b"th i» Congrew. The House of K t .pree"»' tive ; thestren.'thof the pnbltmti"", »'^ Hppo.ntod committed to inqui.e i"» »"'' «P° rt tlic tac ' 8 ; « n j the- pro*, m e th-cu.ssi.i8 ** subject, con with con.KU-r.ible vigor. The law. under ·which tlieee charges are made, allows each member eight dolhirs for every twenty miles in coming to nntl returning irom Wn«hingtoii flic usually traveled route." This is at the of fifty cent, a mile Taking our own Senators and BeprescntHtive*, we find the.r allowances tbu» stnted in the Tribune : Do,l t e, ISSOiiiil'.-s, Walker, Is'*" " D m V i i ' 1826 " 1760 , 1,400 1,-lOS Lynilv, l ' D U ' .. . i The i minis was Thu actual dicianee from Milwiiukec to » ir.rtui by the " u-u»11.v milled route'^lhe ^* ·* _. ·. . . . . r... .. \ivi 11'ifin §i . V u i K ) is. n.i f»i miu^'tiioiii-h the distance by the i.-.«"t l'" sl imiiei-lc" f . i n n l O O O . According to cfiiu-inw,'theiviori.-,or.i \V.=COUMII Coniro-binen have not grcatl) ovoichnrj.ed the no donbf they " followed top.y ' i» niiiK"'? chaise? thr-y "did. But the allowant-o, il .-.mplj jjitsn* d tc'dcfrnj trsvclin-j expent.fi, i-» e«--' «lve ond uiwiirriir.teil · ond i! iutm'kd H-) ·houltl Ibe p.« raider tl.i.t h.-sd. The uetm.l u chiijt xpenses ftnil .' to '.Va.hm.Mon, Ji,r- iflg the season of imvijmti'm, cannot cxiced, ir ?CO, .-t * 1"C 'wth extniva u i i e liberal e?t : .mutc,' Each of our Senator-- a.ul i?opri-i-i.t.u'ivcti,i!iciti- fore, leceiseJ, umler the h J.I "f'·ir.ilr-age/'nom twelve- to thirtufn hundred (hll,iH m u t e ,o U rney, to and fro, artually o-t h,m. We mit that the compensation vi» ratlt- gimt, and thoui;!), to B(;r,nt e^ll·nt, nutlioi Itnv, demanib coi.sidi-riibk i L - l i e i i ^ l n u Gir. T.-.UOH'-. CABINU,--;-iiern!.ition ii ntf

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  1. Milwaukee Daily Sentinel,
  2. 09 Jan 1849, Tue,
  3. Page 2

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