But Rivenbark argued the Christmas Tree has religious significance.
“You can call it what you want but that’s a Christian symbol,” he said of the tree.
City Attorney Carolyn Johnson said legally the tree is considered a symbol of the holidays, like Santa Claus or reindeer, and not a religious symbol.
“And I find that repugnant,” Rivenbark snapped back.
Sounds like this guy has a hard spot in his heart for anything related to Christmas. Of course, a Christmas tree is not a religious symbol. He's just reaching, trying to get a jab in against Christmas.