he was a teenager and Grover had to quit school to help support his family. When Congress, pressured by the Grand Army of the Republic, passed a bill granting pensions for disabilities not caused by military service, Cleveland vetoed it, too. Vetoing a bill to appropriate 10,000 to distribute seed grain among drought-stricken farmers in Texas, he wrote: "Federal aid in such cases encourages the expectation of paternal care on the part of the Government and weakens the sturdiness of our national character.
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M: An Honest President: The Life And Presidencies Of Grover Cleveland (. Biography of Grover Cleveland, the twenty-second (1885-1889) and twenty- fourth ( ) President of the United States. Stephen Grover Cleveland was born on March 18th, 1837 to Reverend Richard Clevelan d and his wife Ann.