The majority of small businesses want a long-term solution to the debt ceiling so the U.S. can pay its bills and the issue does not repeatedly come up for votes in Congress, according to a new survey.

The poll, by the advocacy group Small Business Majority, found a 55 percent majority of small business owners polled believe there should be a long-term solution, versus a 36 percent minority who disagreed.

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