August 6, 2009 - Quinnipiac University Poll Team Available To Discuss US Senate Approval Of Justice Sotomayor Word format Douglas Schwartz, PhD. , Director of the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute, and Assistant Director Peter Brown are available to discuss today's U.S. Senate decision on the nomination of Justice Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court. According to a July 2 poll, American voters supported the nomination of Sotomayor 54 - 26 percent, down slightly from the 55 - 25 percent who approved in a June 4 poll. The Quinnipiac University Poll, directed by Douglas Schwartz, Ph.D., conducts public opinion surveys in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Florida, Ohio and the nation as a public service and for research. For more data or RSS feed - http://www.quinnipiac.edu/polling.xml, or call (203) 582-5201.