The White House is reportedly again changing its phone policy amid damaging leaks

According to CNN, the White House is making its cell phone policy even tougher.

For the last 19 months, staffers had to reportedly leave their phones in designated lockers outside the Situation Room. Not any more.

CNN reports that staffers were told to put the devices in their offices or personal lockers near the West Wing entrances, including government and personal cell phones. 

Senior Administration Officials also reportedly told CNN the goal is to stop leaks, a direct response from the controversy surrounding Omarosa Manigault Newman’s secret tape of White House Chief of Staff John Kelly firing her in the Situation Room.

The first cell phone ban started in January. 

The new phone policy also comes amid the release of Bob Woodward's damaging White house tell-all book and an anonymous New York Times Op-ed.

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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during his "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Donald Trump greets the crowd as he arrives for his "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Supporters cheer as U.S. President Donald Trump arrives for his "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
A young man in a cowboy hat attends U.S. Donald Trump's "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Donald Trump greets the crowd as he arrives for a "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Donald Trump greets the crowd as he arrives for his "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Supporters react during U.S. President Donald Trump's "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Donald Trump greets the crowd as he arrives for his "Make America Great Again" rally in Billings, Montana U.S., September 6, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
US President Donald Trump speaks during a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump speaks during a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
Montana State Auditor and GOP candidate for Senate Matt Rosendale (R) speaks next to US President Donald Trump during a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
Montana State Auditor and GOP candidate for Senate Matt Rosendale (R) speaks next to US President Donald Trump during a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump speaks to the press during a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump smiles at the crowd during a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump speaks during a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump arrives to a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Billings, Montana on September 6, 2018. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
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