The ILIR has stepped up its campaign on behalf of the undocumented Irish in the US. We've heard that several Republican offices are under intense pressure from "no-amnesty" crowd. Hard to see how the bill being debated on the Senate floor can be called amnesty, but there you are.
The ILIR is appealing to all volunteers to start making phone calls to their Senators to let them know we support comprehensive immigration reform. All useful numbers can be found here