ABORTION IN ALABAMA
With some states trying to pass strict abortion bans, Simone Boyce heads to Alabama to look at the tremendous impact a heartbeat bill would have on women of color living in poverty.
YOUNG, BLACK + CONSERVATIVE
President Trump’s approval rating among African Americans hovers around 14 percent — but there are a number of black conservatives who do support him. NBC News Signal’s Simone Boyce followed three students all the way to the White House to find out why they love Trump…and his MAGA hat.
PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE ANDREW YANG
Presidential candidate Andrew Yang is proposing a bold idea for Americans: Universal basic income, offering Americans over 18 years old a $1,000 stipend every month, no strings attached. But will it work?
PUERTO RICO’S TAX BREAKS
Puerto Rico’s economy has been in recession for more than a decade. And Hurricane Maria gave the world a look at just how bad the wealth gap had gotten. Meanwhile, little-known regulations passed in 2012 made the island a tax haven for the 1%. Are the policies giving the economy the boost it needs? Or doing more harm than good?
THE CONGRESSWOMAN WHO CAN’T VOTE
Puerto Rico’s Representative Jenniffer González-Colón has more constituents than any other member in Congress – she just can’t vote for them on the House floor. NBC News Signal’s Simone Boyce traveled to Washington D.C. and San Juan to find out why U.S. territories don’t have equal representation…and what it would take for things to actually change.
DO POLLS REALLY WORK?
With midterms just a few weeks away, everyone is hyper focused on the polls. But how accurate are those predictions? NBC News Signal’s Simone Boyce found out how much we can trust any one poll.