From NBC's Mark Murray
As a colleague just remarked to me, this doesn't sound like someone who's dropping out of his Senate contest.
The Charlie Crist campaign has released this advisory:
MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor Crist To Hold Senate Qualifying Event
TALLAHASSEE – The Charlie Crist for U.S. Senate campaign today announced that Gov. Crist will be holding a candidate qualifying event for the U.S. Senate tomorrow, April 29th at 5:00 pm at Straub Park in downtown St. Petersburg, FL. The event is open to the public and press.
Governor Crist Senate Qualifying Event
Thursday, April 29th at 5:00 pm
Beach Drive (Between First and Fifth Avenues; north of the Museum of Fine Arts)
St. Petersburg, FL 33701