Bush Judicial Nominee Faces ”Slow Walk” in Senate, Analyst Says

In a replay of events that occurred often during the previous Congress, Democrats and several liberal groups are marshalling their forces in an attempt to derail a judicial nomination made by the Bush administration.

However, a conservative analyst told Cybercast News Service on Monday that Judge Leslie Southwick – and any other GOP nominees between now and the 2008 election – face a “slow walk” both in committees and if they reach the Senate floor.