Up to now I flushed 1700 rep in bounties here on Meta (including this question). Almost every time I choose
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as bounty reason. Rarely I got a response from a DEV/community-manager. I don't even know if such questions ever get noticed by the team. I know they have lots to do. They try in general and on bug reports too.
I propose to generate an internal list of especially those bounty questions so the team could access it and give a quick response about bug reports or feature-request.