Based on a survey of 1,000 Americans the above is accurate. On the other hand, one statement has nothing to do with the other unless, of course, he is implying 62% of Americans deserve a check from the government. He also demonstrates he doesn’t understand “bailout” and payback and why.
Beyond all that is the simple question of why only $1,000 in savings accounts? These Americans could have much more in savings if they chose to. So what is the real problem?