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However, they cannot e seen to countenance the PP government's approach to the Catalan question. So: Catalan independence crisis delays passage of Spanish 2018 budget (El País, 27 September 2017)
Basque nationalists are withholding necessary support until after October 1 referendum date
Note that the Basque Nationalist Party supported the passage of the 2017 budget last June in exchange for money from the central government for expanding the Basque regional police.
A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
The money was not for expanding the basque police, which is paid by basque government: the PP removed the appeal against the repositioning rate of retired basque police units.
The money, quite a lot of it, was for the Cupo and other investments in basque country.
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