Lydia Nusbaum

Lydia Nusbaum

Political Reporter

Montgomery, AL

Political Reporter Lydia Nusbaum joined WSFA and the Gray 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

  Ivey reacts as bank backs out of mega-prison plan

  Alabama House ‘divided’ over bill to ban treatments for transgender minors

  Gov. Ivey: Gambling is running ‘rampant’ in Alabama

  Alabama medical marijuana bill passes another legislative hurdle

Bill to allow yoga in Alabama K-12 schools passes Senate committee

  Committee passes bill requiring school districts create open enrollment policies

  Harris: About 70% of Ala. needs COVID-19 vaccine to reach herd immunity

  ADOC plans to spend $1.5M on marketing firm

  Bill allowing yoga in Alabama public schools stalls in committee

  Families, protesters line up outside Statehouse against transgender bills

  Gov. Ivey meets tornado victims, tours damage

  Thousands of Alabamians still without high-speed internet

  Alabama lawmakers weigh in on gun control legislation

  State lawmakers look to increase salaries for math, science teachers

  Vaccine eligibility expands Monday, mass clinics to be held across Alabama

House passes bill criminalizing voting in Alabama, another state in same election

  Democrats again call for Alabama Medicaid expansion

  Ivey reflects on 1-year mark of COVID-19 pandemic

  Alabama Senate debates bill to add lawmaker input during public health emergencies

  New Alabama lottery bill proposed

  Alabama Senate votes down gambling, lottery bill

  Committee slows controversial bill increasing penalties for rioters

  Bill would allow Alabama businesses to stay open during pandemic

  Lawsuit filed against Alabama Sen. Del Marsh over gambling bill

  Bill to limit local government vaccine mandates approved by Senate committee

  Alabama Senate expected to take up casino, lottery proposal Tuesday

  Confederate monument bill fails in House committee

Alabama Senate passes broadband expansion bill

  Alabama Senate passes bill banning transgender treatments for minors

  Alabama House to debate bill overseeing executive branch contracts