BostonGlobe.com Political Headlines - June 24, 2014 June 25, 2014 Here are the top political headlines from BostonGlobe.com today: Nashua man’s valor marked by Medal of Honor: Ryan Pitts will receive the award for his role in the Battle of Wanat, one of the most analyzed engagements of the war in Afghanistan. Bryan Bender details the story. John Kerry wins a vow from leaders in Iraq: The secretary of state said he was assured by the nation’s political leaders that they would begin working to form a broader government. Matt Viser reports. 2 patients languished at a Brockton VA facility: The findings are part of a “troubling pattern of deficient patient care” that investigators confirmed at veterans facilities nationwide. Bryan Bender details the latest.