“Matt Harper, former deputy chief of staff to Supervisor Janet Nguyen who quietly transferred to the Orange County trash agency last month while preparing a run for the Assembly, has been officially warned to avoid any political activities while working as public affairs manager at OC Waste & Recycling for the next year,” according to the Voice of OC.
This is based on an opinion written by Senior Deputy County Counsel Christopher J. Miller, which states that:
- Neither candidates for county office nor county officials or employees may solicit political contributions from county employees or applicants for county employment.
- No campaign contributions may be received or delivered in any county office or building. Continue reading