Newsreel: Lt. Gov. Debate, Dan Branch, Pole Tax by Justin DehnMay 8, 2014 4:04 PM This week in the Newsreel: Candidates for lieutenant governor go head to head in a fiery debate, Bernie Tiede is released from prison and Comptroller Susan Combs tells strip clubs to pay up. Hide all comments Start the conversation Comment Policy The Texas Tribune is pleased to provide the opportunity for you to share your observations about this story. We encourage lively debate on the issues of the day, but we ask that you refrain from using profanity or other offensive speech, engaging in personal attacks or name-calling, posting advertising, or wandering away from the topic at hand. To comment, you must be a registered user of the Tribune, and your user name will be displayed. Thanks for taking time to offer your thoughts. You must be logged in to leave a comment. | Login | Sign Up Read More Comments Republish This Story Find out how you can put this story on your website. Like this story? Become a member today and support our nonprofit newsroom.