Will he, or won't he?
This time around, political and public safety are in fashion. LAPD will operate undercover "extraction units" designed to suppress bottle-throwing subversives, and Villaraigosa will keep a close eye on the situation from his Third Floor chambers. No trade mission. No symposium. No Hillary.
The only remaining question: will he have the huevos to come down to the ground level and speak to the masses?