BostonGlobe.com Political Headlines - May 7, 2014 May 07, 2014 Here are the top political headlines from BostonGlobe.com today: Fisher asked for $1 million to drop lawsuit, GOP says: Gubernatorial candidate Mark Fisher allegedly demanded the money in exchange for dropping his challenge to get on the GOP primary ballot. Frank Phillips details the latest. Built on memories, Edward M. Kennedy Institute takes shape: The centerpiece of the institute will be a scale replica of the Senate chamber. Michael Levenson reports. Public sector agencies must get the basics right: The time to ask questions about government agencies is now, not in the aftermath of tragedy. Scot Lehigh details the story. Japan needs military options: Until recently, Japan’s pacifist, post-war constitution has been an untouchable barrier. Jeff Jacoby details the latest.