Sharon resident Michael Wayshak is part of a grassroots Progressive group campaigning to draft Harvard Law Professor Elizabeth Warren to run for U.S. Senate against Wrentham Republican , CBSNews.com reports.
The Progressive Change Campaign Committee is spearheading the effort, which had more than 47,000 supporters as of Thursday, CBSNews.com reported.
CBSNews.com quotes Wayshak as saying, in a statement, that "I think she'd be far and away the best candidate to take down Scott Brown. She is brilliant and she makes complex subjects understandable to everyday people. She would be great."
, a Democrat, met with Sharon voters at a resident's home Sunday.
Sharon Patch will have a story later today about this campaign appearance.