Charlie Crist, Florida Democrats hail Social Security boost

Social Security payments are increasing by an unprecedented 8.7% year over year, and Democrats are spotlighting the boost while condemning Republicans.

Gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist was among those excited about the news Thursday.

“Today’s announcement is important news for the 7 million Floridians who receive the Social Security benefits they’ve earned. This is how Social Security is supposed to work — with cost-of-living adjustments so benefits keep up with inflation,” Crist contended, before setting up a contrast with Gov. Ron DeSantis.

“It’s a shame that we have a Governor who voted to cut cost-of-living adjustments three separate times,” Crist said, echoing a

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