As long as Obama means he’s pledging the US’s moral support on the issue, that’s okay. Europe wanted this union, let’s let them deal with their problems. It’s not like we have our economic house so in order that we can be giving help willy-nilly.
Yes, I get that it’s all one big global thing and a butterfly going bankrupt in Greece causes major storms in the US markets. I don’t think trying to boss Germany around is the way to approach, well, anything. They don’t take it well.