Washington, March 5. - The venerable Senator Palmer of Illinois made a mighty wise reniark Tuesday when he said: "The congraii of the United States fl.nds it an easy matter to altend to the affair of other nations, but ha shown itselí ucterly incompetent to deal with our domestio affair. The grwíe questions of a defloiency in the public revenues and u crippled currency are prossingon us for solution, and we asknowlodge our inability to master them. Bur. we can reaih out and settle the affaira of other governments with eass and dispatch."