Judge Maney pre-qualified to seek election to the Florida House of Representatives for District 4 in in the 2020 election.
The seat is currently held by Representative Mel Ponder who is seeking an Okaloosa County Commission seat
Talking with the Northwest Florida Daily News, Maney was quoted,
“I believe my background of service to the people of Okaloosa County, the State of Florida and our nation make me exceptionally qualified to be an effective servant leader representing our county. I understand that a representative’s job is to listen and represent the people. I believe our representative must have a successful record of accomplishments as a leader of integrity and vision who is both transactional and transformative in addressing challenges.”