Law firm of Chris Christie's nominee to Supreme Court donated big and reaped millions from state
Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Christie Supreme Court nominee's law firm donated big and reaped millions from N.J.

TRENTON -- Gov. Chris Christie's new nominee to the state Supreme Court isn't just someone he described as a friend, but the product of a politically well-connected law firm that's reaped millions of taxpayer dollars under the governor's administration. Walter "Wally" Timpone's nomination is expected to gain swift approval from Senate Democrats, clearing the way to…