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

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

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

  Lawmakers tour two-year college for inmates

Mixed reaction from AL lawmakers over Ivey’s prison plan

Nurses rally at Alabama Capitol

  Legislative session preview: lawmaker encouraged by budget; no gas tax bill filed yet

New company groundbreakings bring benefits to AL

3 regional megaprisons back on table for state leaders

Alabama has fifth highest drunk driving deaths in 2017, study says

  New app available for student loans

  International travel agents descend on Alabama

States continue to abolish straight-ticket voting

State leaders want to expand program giving high school students workplace experience

Alabamians will take abortion stance in general election