NBC News: OCT 22 2015, 12:43 PM ET 

 

By ,  MAGGIE FOX and SUZANNE GAMBOA

 

Dr. Elena Rios, president and CEO of the National Hispanic Medical Association, said an increase in enrollment of Latino students is a success, even if it falls short of the 17 percent of Hispanics who make up the U.S. population.

"This is a success the mainstream needs to hear about. We're not all drug addicts or gang bangers — the (Donald) Trump message that we all need to go home," Rios said.

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