Mark Cuban on Obama speeches: 'Charge more'
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Billionaire Mark Cuban on Monday brushed aside the criticism of former Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaOvernight Energy: Dems ask Pruitt to justify first-class travel | Obama EPA chief says reg rollback won't stand | Ex-adviser expects Trump to eventually rejoin Paris accord Overnight Regulation: Trump to take steps to ban bump stocks | Trump eases rules on insurance sold outside of ObamaCare | FCC to officially rescind net neutrality Thursday | Obama EPA chief: Reg rollback won't stand Ex-US ambassador: Mueller is the one who is tough on Russia MORE's speaking fees, saying the former president should actually be charging more than $400,000 for his appearances. 

“Charge more,” Cuban said during the inaugural episode of "The Fox News Specialists." 

The owner of the Dallas Mavericks added that Obama should “get paid.”

Obama received criticism from both sides of the aisle last week following a report saying he would be paid $400,000 to speak at Wall Street firm Cantor Fitzgerald’s healthcare conference in September.

Progressives slammed Obama over the speaking fee, including Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersDems ponder gender politics of 2020 nominee 2020 Dem contenders travel to key primary states After Florida school shooting, vows for change but no clear path forward MORE (I-Vt.), who said it was “unfortunate.”

Cuban has recently dropped hints about his own political future, telling Business Insider in February “we will see” when asked if he would someday make a fun for the White House.