Multi-millionaire Adam Afriyie think he's worth a lot more than you pay him.
The former foreign secretary may have over-egged the pudding when talking up his influence on EU policy.
It may not have been the best investigative journalism, but just because they are easy targets doesn't mean it's a pointless exercise.
The relationship between politicians and businesses has become murky in the past decade.
In his spare time, the former foreign secretary enjoys reading, taking walks and doing odd jobs.