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

  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

Bill would require human trafficking training for AL law enforcement

Teacher pay raise back on table in upcoming legislative session

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

  Two proposed bills could ban holding phone while driving

3 regional megaprisons back on table for state leaders

Thousands could now qualify for hardship licenses

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

Grant money to help victims navigate AL court system

  Former President H.W. Bush remembered for fighting for people with disabilities

  AL hits record number of adoptions

States continue to abolish straight-ticket voting

  Alabama sees the lowest infant mortality rate in state’s history

State education leaders want more money for classrooms

Alabamians will see Amendment 4 on the ballot: Here’s what they need to know

Construction worker shortage could slow hurricane rebuilding efforts

Alabama EMA preps for Hurricane Michael