These excerpts taken from the DTV 10-K filed Mar 1, 2005.
SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002
In connection with the Annual Report of The DIRECTV Group, Inc. (the Corporation) on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2004 as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the date hereof (the Report), I, Bruce B. Churchill, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Corporation, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 1350, as adopted pursuant to § 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that to the best of my knowledge:
(1) The Report fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; and
(2) The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Corporation.
Date: February 28, 2005