Lydia Nusbaum

Political Reporter Lydia Nusbaum joined WSFA and the Raycom family in June of 2018. Before moving to Alabama, she spent two years as a reporter, anchor, and producer for KOMU 8 News in Missouri. Lydia reported on the Missouri legislature and the mid-Missouri area. She covered the indictment of former Governor Eric Greitens, President Donald Trump’s two visits to Missouri, and the impact legislation could have on Missourians. Lydia is a graduate from the University of Missouri with a Convergence Television Reporting major and Political Science minor. As someone who loves the outdoors, Lydia enjoys spending her time hiking, hammocking or taking a jog.

Recent Articles by Lydia

  New campaign launched to combat student debt

  Electric vehicle owners soon will pay fee for infrastructure, charging stations

  Will the gas tax go strictly toward infrastructure?

  With Ivey’s signature, AL raises fuel taxes for first time since 1990s

  Senate committee passes gas tax; it heads to Senate floor

  Committee passes 10-cent gas tax increase and heads to House for debate

  Special session for possible gas tax increase begins

  Ivey requests immediate assistance from FEMA

  Lawmaker hopes bill will encourage retired officers to become SROs

  Bill would require human trafficking training for AL law enforcement

  Teacher pay raise back on table in upcoming legislative session

  Montgomery laying foundation to become a ‘tech city’

  In the age of social media, teens realize they should be careful

  Lawmakers tour two-year college for inmates

  AL Kidney Foundation seeks donations to help more patients

  Alabama could see 12 cent gas tax increase, cities group says

  Mixed reaction from AL lawmakers over Ivey’s prison plan

  AL rides new web sales tax to tune of $12M

  Hospital association releases reports, says Medicaid expansion will help save rural hospitals

  Nurses rally at Alabama Capitol