Sen. Thom Tillis, R-North Carolina, center, and Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Alabama, right, wait for a meeting with Senate Republicans at the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 10, 2019.
Sen. Thom Tillis, R-North Carolina, center, and Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Alabama, right, wait for a meeting with Senate Republicans at the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 10, 2019. Andrew Harnik AP
Sen. Thom Tillis, R-North Carolina, center, and Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Alabama, right, wait for a meeting with Senate Republicans at the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 10, 2019. Andrew Harnik AP

Andrea Drusch is the Washington Correspondent for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. She is a Corinth, Texas, native and graduate of the Bob Schieffer School of Journalism at Texas Christian University. She returns home frequently to visit family, get her fix of Fuzzy’s Tacos and cheer on the Horned Frogs.

Bryan Lowry covers Kansas and Missouri politics as Washington correspondent for The Kansas City Star. He previously served as Kansas statehouse correspondent for The Wichita Eagle and as The Star’s lead political reporter. Lowry contributed to The Star’s investigation into government secrecy that was a finalist for The Pulitzer Prize.

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