COVID-19 Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser tests positive for COVID-19 Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser tests positive for COVID-19 By WAFB Staff | December 16, 2020 at 6:37 PM CST - Updated December 16 at 10:13 PM BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser has tested positive for COVID-19, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced on Twitter Wednesday, Dec. 16. Please join me and @FirstLadyOfLA in praying for @LouisianaLtGov as he fights COVID-19. We wish him well and hope he has a speedy recovery. #lagov— John Bel Edwards (@LouisianaGov) December 17, 2020 Click here to report a typo. Copyright 2020 WAFB. All rights reserved.