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 ObamaEx-White House stenographer: Trump is ‘lying to the American people’ Trump has the right foreign policy strategy — he just needs to stop talking The Hill's 12:30 Report — Trump faces bipartisan criticism over Putin presser, blames media for coverage 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) SandersElection Countdown: Senate, House Dems build cash advantage | 2020 Dems slam Trump over Putin presser | Trump has M in war chest | Republican blasts parents for donating to rival | Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders to campaign in Kansas House Dems launching Medicare for All Caucus Let's remove the legal shield from hackers who rob us of our civil rights 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.