Mueller is investigating the Trump campaign and possible collusion with Russia’s efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. The change comes as scrutiny of Kushner has increased over a meeting with a Russian lawyer last year in the middle of the presidential campaign.
Gorelick is a former Deputy U.S. Attorney General under the Clinton administration. She also served on the commission studying the 9/11 attacks where her role was controversial and she had to recuse herself. She was also Vice Chairman of Fannie Mae during this time period.