Mark Cuban on Obama speeches: 'Charge more'
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Billionaire Mark Cuban on Monday brushed aside the criticism of former Barack ObamaBarack ObamaWhite House to share info on ethics waivers White House considering vetting Trump’s tweets: report Clinton knocks Trump inauguration crowd size claims 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.”

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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 SandersBernie SandersThe Hill's 12:30 Report Five takeaways from the Montana special election Hillary Clinton targets troubled Trump, divided GOP with new PAC 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.